Senior Digital Designer

Harvard Associates Ltd
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Digital Designer - Cheltenham - to £47K + flexible working and benefits

The Company

The client is an integrated direct marketing agency that specialises in helping not-for-profit organisations raise awareness, support and funds. They work with international and UK-based charities across all channels. Established 30 years ago, they’re entering an exciting period in their development and are consequently looking to make key appointments to the team.

The Role

Reporting to the Creative Director and focussing purely on digital channels initially, working with the creative teams or individually, you’ll bring campaigns to life through email, landing page/microsite and social collateral. There may also be the potential for app design and development.

You’ll need to liaise with clients and internal teams. You’ll also play a key role in helping internal teams and clients develop their understanding of digital and appreciate the value of a 'user centred’ approach.

The role will see you working with the CD and Creative Services Manager to develop a design function and become Head of Design.


A minimum of three years’ experience as a digital or integrated designer with a portfolio of brilliant work that shows you understand how design can meet user needs to deliver on business objectives.

Your folio will cover all digital channels including social and ideally apps.

A strong understanding and passion for user-centred and UX design principles.

Appreciation of how analytics, personas, user research & surveys and user-testing play a part in the design process.

Be able to produce high quality creative design deliverables with great attention to detail,

Fluent across the Adobe suite. Knowledge ideally of HTML & CSS and in-browser design for HTML prototyping.

Ongoing interest in digital trends and technologies.

Able to speak confidently about your design decisions as well as capture

and respond effectively to both client and internal feedback - collaboration is integral to this role.

Sound like you? Want to find out more? Call us for a chat or apply now!